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    The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has arraigned a former President Muhammadu Buhari aide, Mr Okoi Obono-Obla, over allegations of certificate forgery. Obono-Obla is the former Chairman of the Special Presidential Investigation Panel (SPIP) for the Recovery of Public Property. He faces a two-count charge before Justice C.L. Dabup of the ...
  • police

    Sept. 18, 2021  The Police Command in Sokoto State on Saturday confirmed the killing of one person and the abduction of several others, as a result of an attack by some unknown gunmen in Tangaza Local Government Area of the state. The Spokesperson of the command, ASP Sanusi Abubakar, who confirmed the attack to the ...
  • Nigeria is crying blood

    September 5, 2021 The nation sunk deeper into the abyss of despondency under Buhari. He has scored an all-season high in nepotism; an all-time low in economic management. And he, by himself, herded the nation to the crudest level on insecurity Were Nigeria a man, he would be one hell of an irresponsible man, a ...
  • new forms of business

    Sept, 3, 2021 The Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC) has began moves to grant the Code of Conduct Bureau (CCB) access to its database to probe fraudulent companies. The Registrar-General (RG) of the CAC, Alhaji Garba Abubakar made this known when the CCB Chairman, Prof. Muhammad Isah visited him at the Commission’s headquarters in Abuja. Abubakar ...
  • laundering

    July 8, 2021 A Federal High Court, Abuja, on Thursday, admitted Prof. Dibu Ojerinde, former Registrar, Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), to a bail in the sum of N200 million with two sureties. Justice Obiora Egwuatu, who granted Ojerinde’s prayer after taking the arguments of counsel to the parties in the matter, said one ...
  • Ex-JAMB registrar

    July 6, 2021 A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja, on Tuesday, refused to grant Prof. Dibu Ojerinde, former Registrar, Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), bail on alleged fraud preferred against him by the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC), Justice Obiora Egwuatu declined the oral application for bail by counsel ...
  • ICPC

    July 5, 2021 The Chairman, Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences (ICPC), Prof. Bolaji Owasanoye, says the world had lost huge revenues to corruption and illicit financial flows, adding that the country had recovered up to 700 million dollars of assets in the last six years. Owasanoye called on heads of member states to ...
  • pardon

    May 19, 2021 The Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, has disclosed that over $700 million stolen funds from Nigeria have been returned to the country in the last four years. He also noted that developing countries in Africa lose over $148 billion to corruption annually partly due to Illicit Financial ...
  • Presidency

    The Presidency has confirmed that Gimba Ya’u Kumo declared wanted by the Independent Corrupt Practices and other related offences Commission (ICPC) was once married to the daughter of President Muhammadu Buhari. Malam Garba Shehu, the President’s Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, said this in a statement in Abuja on Friday, but added that ...
  • Obaseki

    May 15, 2021 Gov. Godwin Obaseki of Edo on Friday said that there was no record of Indian COVID-19 variant in the state, as was speculated on social media. The governor stated this in Benin at a news conference to provide an update on COVID-19 response in the state. Obaseki was represented by the state ...